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Eight nights of Hanukkah give Jewish families the opportunity to celebrate traditions

Eight nights of Hanukkah give Jewish families the opportunity to celebrate traditions

by Emily Lotito, Reporter

December 12, 2018


Filed under Features

During the eight nights of Hanukkah, people light the candles in their menorah and play with the dreidel. People eat foods fried in oil like potato pancakes called Latkas  and jelly-filled doughnuts. Families exchange gifts every night while kids eat chocolate coins. During Hanukkah, my family doesn't do all the "traditional" kosher rules or eat the traditional kosher dinners but we do eat matzo ball soup and...

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